|Issuing API Calls
|This guide explains how to make calls to APIs exposed by Metal nodes.
|The Platform Chain (P-Chain) API
|Allows clients to interact with the P-Chain (Platform Chain), which maintains Metal’s validator set and handles blockchain and Subnet creation.
|The Contract Chain (C-Chain) API
|Allows clients to interact with the C-Chain, Metal’s main EVM instance, as well as other EVM instances.
|The Exchange Chain (X-Chain) API
|Allows clients to create and trade assets, including AVAX, on the X-Chain as well as other instances of the AVM.
|The Admin API
|Allows clients to examine a node’s internal state, set of connections, and similar internal protocol data.
|The Auth API
|Allows clients to manage the creation and revocation of authorization tokens.
|The Health API
|Allows clients to check a node’s health.
|The Index API
|Fetch transactions, vertex, or block by ID.
|The Info API
|Allows clients to examine basic information about a node.
|The IPC API
|Allows users to create UNIX domain sockets for blockchains to publish to.
|The Keystore API
|Allows customers to use the embedded Keystore file of an Metal node.
|The Metrics API
|Allows clients to get statistics about a node’s health and performance.